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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Central Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Special Weather Statement issued May 15 at 3:59AM MDT until May 15 at 9:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, May 15, 2017 at 3:59 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, May 15, 2017 at 9 p.m.
  • A significant change in the weather is headed our way this week as
    a series of storm systems pass over the forecast area. The first
    system will arrive on Tuesday resulting in cooler temperatures
    along with isolated showers and thunderstorms. A much colder
    system will arrive on Wednesday bringing widespread showers and
    the possibility of thunderstorms to the area along with mountain
    snows. Overnight low temperatures will be near to below freezing
    Wednesday night and Thursday night as snow levels fall to around
    5,000 feet. The cold low temperatures will be near record low
    values and will have the potential to damage sensitive crops.